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Title: Account of fish, [3rd cent. B.C.] Subject: Accounting --Egypt --332-30 B.C. Coracinus --Egypt --332-30 B.C. Fish as food --Egypt --332-30 B.C. Documentary papyri --Egypt --332-30 B.C. Accounts --Egypt --332-30 B.C. Material: 1 item : papyrus, mounted in glass, incomplete. Note: Dimensions of fragments are 31.3 x 18.3 cm. or smaller. 45 lines. Written in two columns across the fibers on the verso; written along the fibers on the recto in a different hand. Upper margin of 3 cm.; lower margin of 1 cm.; left margin of 4.5 cm. Extracted from mummy cartonnage with P.Duk.inv. 111-112 and P.Duk.inv. 116. P.Duk.inv. 115 V was formerly P.Duk.inv. G 115 V. Daily account of expenses from Egypt, written on papyrus. Expenses are for fish including alabes and korakinos which are species of fish from the Nile (scientific name of the latter: Coracinus). Mentions also pickeled fish and other fish as food. Recto has a documentary text in Greek (P.Duk.inv. 115 R). In Greek. Descriptive database available in repository.
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